WW2 Marines To Be Buried Friday
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Pentagon's POW/Missing Personnel Office says the remains of two World War II Marines from Louisiana and Missouri will be buried Friday with full military honors in Arlington National Cemetery.
Nineteen-year-old Staff Sgt...
8 La WWII Veterans Receive French Legion Of Honor
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Eight World War II veterans from Louisiana have received the French government's highest medal, the Legion of Honor.
They include a soldier in the "Ghost Army" that tricked the Germans, one who led 55 days of fights behind enemy lines in Normandy and on…